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I failed to install new plugins like populararticleblock-1.0.tar.gz get the following sentence:
Errors occurred processing this form:
The tar command is not available. Please correctly configure it in your "config.inc.php".
Please suggest me what to do.
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See your config.inc.php:
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; tar (used in backup plugin, translation packaging)
tar = /bin/tar
This needs to point to the location of the "tar" tool on your system.
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Hi, i have the same problem when a try to install new plugins but i don't know where that "config.inic.php" command is and what do i have to do.
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The config.inc.php file is found in your base OJS installation directory. You'd edit it like you would any text file with your favourite text editor.
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